Oily and Shinny Text Effect in Photoshop

So, start off by making a new canvas, and fill it with a dark background colour, we used black.

type the word u like… we used customized GauFont PopMagic.

image 1

go to layer >> layer styles >> blending options, and set the following settings:

Inner Shadow

image 2

Inner Glow

image 3

and also…

Bevel and Emboss

image 4

Contour Line Inside

image 5

Contour

image 6

Satin

image 7

Colour Overlay

image 8

After all these settings, u will have this:

image 9

Now, duplicate your layer.

Select the upper (copied) layer and go to Filter Blur Gaussian Blur, and apply THIS BLUR

Reduce the opacity of the blurred layer to about 70%.

image 10

That’s it, hope u like the result, please post any questions u have!

Oily and Shinny Text Effect

 

You may also like...

25 Responses

  1. asline says:

    This font style is for P.SHOP 7.0 or ?

  2. Lorelei says:

    The Photoshop version does not matter as you just apply the settings, nothing else needed.

  3. karlis126 says:

    Hi everybody
    im new but ive been doing some of the
    tuts for some time now
    this is what i got
    but somehow it
    didnt come out the same
    im going to try a different font though
    http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y190/peeweesbabygirl/070308-1.jpg

  4. nayzawlin says:

    wo that are great and so special … thank you so much

  5. Oskar says:

    Thanks, really great and easy to follow tutorial!!!
    I am just starting to learn in photoshop, and i am realy happy that i found this forum.

    I tried out two of text effects- was trying to get some black petroleum effect, but could not make it shiny
    http://lf.times.lv/melna%20elja.jpg

  6. Sil says:

    Hi – I have a general question regarding test effects – what is the general rule for print – Do text effects print well or there are some guidelines to follow?
    Thanks

  7. Ruturaj02 says:

    Hi,
    This is Ruturaj i wanted to know how to create a animation like this would u tell me how to do it…..

    Image Link:
    http://i456.photobucket.com/albums/qq282/Ruturaj02/65.gif

  8. I am unable to understand this post. But well some points are useful for me.

  9. dora says:

    estan fabulosos esos efectos sabes no se como le haces pero me quedan igualtis

  10. Hello foreign friends,

    There is no word in the English language as ‘shinny’ . There is however ‘shiny’ pronounced ‘shy-knee’. It means to shine. Good-day.

  11. h-build says:

    I am unable to understand this post. But well some points are useful for me.

  12. BIKRAM says:

    steps are not so easy i am unable to underland

  13. Lorelei says:

    Where are you stuck, BIKRAM?

  14. George of the Jungle says:

    I could not get the shiny effect either but did have fun… missing the oily part 🙂
    Could be something to do with the layer styles settings I suppose.

  15. klaaau says:

    muy buen tutorial 😉
    es genial !!
    un bes00tte de BCN 😀

  16. abo says:

    Thank you, nice design

  17. ganesh says:

    HI IT WAS AND GOOD TEXT IT VERY ATTRACTIVE AND IT IS GOOD TEACHING PURPOSE &GOOD FOR THE LEARN
    THIS OF TEXT

  18. i love this typography …thanks for sharing man

  1. February 4, 2009

    […] Tutorial Photoshop Efeito Gel […]

  2. February 25, 2009

    […] Dati click >aici< pentru a continua Adauga linkul pe blogul/siteul tau<a href="http://portalul.net/grafica-2d/photoshop/efecte-text/creati-un-text-uleios-si-reflectorizant-in-photoshop/&quot; >Creati un text uleios si reflectorizant in Photoshop</a> Bookmark It […]

  3. May 26, 2009

    […] […]

  4. May 28, 2009

    […] Oily and Shinny Text Effect in Photoshop […]

  5. November 1, 2009

    […] 14. Oily and Shinny Text Effect in Photoshop […]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *